ECTB61H3: English and Chinese Translation: Theory and Practice

An introduction to the major concepts and theories of translation and a survey of English/Chinese translation in modern history. It discusses linguistic, cognitive, socio-political, and cultural aspects of translation. Through analysis and application of translation theory, students practice the art of translation and develop awareness of issues that translators face.

Arts, Literature and Language
Students must already have mastered the principles of grammar and composition in both English and Chinese.